The table below looks at the statistics for Elasticsearch skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Elasticsearch over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Elasticsearch
Rank 494 534 601
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +67
Contract jobs citing Elasticsearch 107 41 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.077% 0.003%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 0.45% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 37 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £292 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9938 9115 10164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.94% 17.14% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5841 5291 5782
Average daily rate £375 £370 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 419 380 478
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

Elasticsearch
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Elasticsearch Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Elasticsearch
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Elasticsearch Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 97 £475 +26.66% 30
London +50 76 £500 +29.03% 21
South East - 13 £438 - 9
City of London +36 12 £400 -11.11% 6
Hampshire - 11 £438 - 3
Southampton - 7 £438 - 2
Cardiff - 6 £293 - 2
South Wales - 6 £293 - 2
Wales - 6 £293 - 2
North West - 4 £249 -
Chester - 4 £249 -
Cheshire - 4 £249 -
South West - 3 £300 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Elasticsearch
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch.

1 74 (43.79%) TDD
2 71 (42.01%) Java
3 60 (35.50%) Jenkins
4 58 (34.32%) Linux
5 57 (33.73%) JavaScript
5 57 (33.73%) Open Source
6 56 (33.14%) MongoDB
7 54 (31.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 52 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (30.18%) NoSQL
10 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (27.81%) Puppet
12 46 (27.22%) Hadoop
12 46 (27.22%) MySQL
13 45 (26.63%) HTML
14 43 (25.44%) CSS
14 43 (25.44%) Opscode Chef
15 41 (24.26%) Big Data
15 41 (24.26%) DevOps
15 41 (24.26%) Apache
16 39 (23.08%) BDD
17 38 (22.49%) PHP
18 36 (21.30%) Node.js
19 35 (20.71%) Git (software)
19 35 (20.71%) Perl
19 35 (20.71%) Scrum
19 35 (20.71%) Redis
20 34 (20.12%) OO
20 34 (20.12%) Python
21 33 (19.53%) Web Services

Elasticsearch
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Elasticsearch. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (24.26%) Apache
2 36 (21.30%) Node.js
3 28 (16.57%) Apache Solr
4 9 (5.33%) Apache Pig
4 9 (5.33%) Tomcat
4 9 (5.33%) CMS
5 8 (4.73%) nginx
6 7 (4.14%) IIS
7 5 (2.96%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.96%) Confluence
8 4 (2.37%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.73%) SaaS
3 6 (3.55%) GitHub
3 6 (3.55%) IaaS
4 4 (2.37%) Heroku
4 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.78%) Joyent
5 3 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.78%) VPN
1 3 (1.78%) DNS
1 3 (1.78%) SAN
1 3 (1.78%) Firewall
1 3 (1.78%) VLAN
1 3 (1.78%) iSCSI
1 3 (1.78%) NAS
1 3 (1.78%) LDAP
2 2 (1.18%) Internet
3 1 (0.59%) HTTP
3 1 (0.59%) AMQP
3 1 (0.59%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (33.14%) MongoDB
2 54 (31.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 51 (30.18%) NoSQL
4 46 (27.22%) MySQL
4 46 (27.22%) Hadoop
5 41 (24.26%) Big Data
6 35 (20.71%) Redis
7 25 (14.79%) CouchDB
8 18 (10.65%) Riak
9 11 (6.51%) Apache Hive
10 9 (5.33%) Couchbase
11 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
12 6 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (3.55%) Pentaho
12 6 (3.55%) Impala
13 5 (2.96%) HBase
14 4 (2.37%) Voldemort
14 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
15 3 (1.78%) Neo4j
15 3 (1.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 60 (35.50%) Jenkins
2 35 (20.71%) Git (software)
3 18 (10.65%) Hudson
4 11 (6.51%) JIRA
5 10 (5.92%) Maven
6 8 (4.73%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (3.55%) NUnit
8 5 (2.96%) Subversion
8 5 (2.96%) Selenium
9 4 (2.37%) Grunt
9 4 (2.37%) PhantomJS
9 4 (2.37%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.78%) Behat
10 3 (1.78%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.78%) PHPUnit
10 3 (1.78%) JUnit
11 2 (1.18%) Gradle
12 1 (0.59%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (7.69%) Finance
2 11 (6.51%) Back Office
3 9 (5.33%) Legal
4 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.78%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (65.68%) Developer
2 27 (15.98%) Java Developer
3 22 (13.02%) Architect
3 22 (13.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (12.43%) JavaScript Developer
5 19 (11.24%) Programmer
6 14 (8.28%) PHP Developer
7 12 (7.10%) Web Developer
8 11 (6.51%) .NET Developer
8 11 (6.51%) DevOps Architect
9 10 (5.92%) Perl Developer
10 8 (4.73%) Web Programmer
10 8 (4.73%) Lead Architect
11 6 (3.55%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.55%) Senior Developer
12 5 (2.96%) Software Engineer
13 4 (2.37%) Technical Architect
13 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.37%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (2.37%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.63%) HTML
2 43 (25.44%) CSS
3 33 (19.53%) Web Services
4 32 (18.93%) HTML5
4 32 (18.93%) AngularJS
5 30 (17.75%) RabbitMQ
6 25 (14.79%) CSS3
6 25 (14.79%) RESTful
7 22 (13.02%) jQuery
7 22 (13.02%) LAMP
7 22 (13.02%) KnockoutJS
8 19 (11.24%) .NET
9 18 (10.65%) XML
9 18 (10.65%) Ember.js
10 16 (9.47%) ASP.NET
11 15 (8.88%) Lucene
11 15 (8.88%) REST
12 13 (7.69%) Apache Camel
12 13 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (7.10%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.73%) Open Source
2 18 (10.65%) Wiki
3 10 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.55%) Social Network
4 6 (3.55%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.37%) iPad
5 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.78%) New Media
7 2 (1.18%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.18%) Social Media
7 2 (1.18%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.18%) Streaming Video
7 2 (1.18%) Derivative
8 1 (0.59%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.59%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.32%) Linux
2 25 (14.79%) CentOS
3 18 (10.65%) Debian
4 14 (8.28%) UNIX
5 7 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.96%) Windows
6 5 (2.96%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.78%) Solaris
7 3 (1.78%) SmartOS
8 1 (0.59%) SELinux
8 1 (0.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (43.79%) TDD
2 52 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (28.40%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (24.26%) DevOps
5 39 (23.08%) BDD
6 35 (20.71%) Scrum
7 34 (20.12%) OO
8 30 (17.75%) MVC
9 25 (14.79%) Web Development
10 22 (13.02%) Automated Testing
11 18 (10.65%) Software Engineering
11 18 (10.65%) Web Application Development
11 18 (10.65%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 14 (8.28%) Analytics
13 13 (7.69%) E-Commerce
14 12 (7.10%) Configuration Management
15 10 (5.92%) OOD
16 9 (5.33%) Release Management
16 9 (5.33%) Complex Event Processing
17 7 (4.14%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.01%) Java
2 57 (33.73%) JavaScript
3 38 (22.49%) PHP
4 35 (20.71%) Perl
5 34 (20.12%) Python
6 28 (16.57%) SQL
7 24 (14.20%) Ruby
8 21 (12.43%) Bash Shell
9 20 (11.83%) C#
10 19 (11.24%) Scala
11 6 (3.55%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.18%) Clojure
12 2 (1.18%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.18%) Golang
12 2 (1.18%) C++
12 2 (1.18%) C
12 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.59%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
1 16 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.37%) Degree
3 1 (0.59%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.59%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.73%) Varnish
2 4 (2.37%) Docker
3 3 (1.78%) NFS
4 2 (1.18%) HDFS
5 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.59%) vCloud
5 1 (0.59%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 47 (27.81%) Puppet
2 43 (25.44%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (15.38%) Salt
4 23 (13.61%) ZABBIX
5 19 (11.24%) Nagios
6 18 (10.65%) Cacti
6 18 (10.65%) Ansible
7 12 (7.10%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.96%) StatsD
9 4 (2.37%) logstash
10 3 (1.78%) Kibana
11 1 (0.59%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.59%) YUM
11 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 30 (17.75%) Red Hat
2 21 (12.43%) Rackspace
3 10 (5.92%) JBoss
4 9 (5.33%) Oracle
5 7 (4.14%) Zend
6 6 (3.55%) Talend
7 5 (2.96%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.37%) Sitecore
8 4 (2.37%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.78%) Endeca
9 3 (1.78%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.18%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.18%) Google
10 2 (1.18%) VMware
11 1 (0.59%) Sybase
11 1 (0.59%) Elastic Path
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